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Ambiguous Images, Gender and Rock Art

by Kelley Hays-Gilpin

  • 178 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art of indigenous peoples,
  • Miscellaneous Items,
  • Petroglyphs,
  • Cave paintings,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Rock paintings,
  • History - Prehistoric & Primitive,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Art criticism,
  • General,
  • Sex in art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8007099M
    ISBN 100759100659
    ISBN 109780759100657

    Art is always ambiguous. When it involves the female body it can also be erotic. Erotic Ambiguities is a study of how contemporary women artists have reconceptualised the figure of the female nude. Helen McDonald shows how, over the past thirty years, artists have employed the idea of ambiguity to d. Mural painting of woman with a ambiguous look. Unique street art of woman with a sense of ambiguity and loneliness No smoking sign with ashtray. A confusing and ambiguous no smoking sign with an ashtray underneath it Masks of anger and joy, with hands in medical gloves holding a blue medical mask. The concept of ambiguous attitude to the epidemi.

      One of the most important and wide-ranging paradigm shifts to arise out of the social, political, and aesthetic upheavals of the 20 th century is a sustained, visible challenge to the outdated notion of a hard and fast gender binary. As usual, artists have been at the forefront of these changes, creating works that question the normative assumptions of what our bodies should look like or do. Ambiguous images or reversible figures are visual forms which exploit graphical similarities and other properties of visual system interpretation between two or more distinct image forms. These are famous for inducing the phenomenon of multistable table perception is the occurrence of an image being able to provide multiple, although stable, perceptions.

    As art historian Griselda Pollock said, in response to Baselitz’s remarks, women are held back by the “myth of the painter. The image in the West of a lonely, tortured white man. The image in.   Examples of ambiguous figures used in previous studies: the goose/hawk figure, the duck/rabbit figure, and the ambiguous Mach book. However, it is possible that participants who reinterpreted objects in images might not have actually operated on the image, but instead they might simply have recalled a different interpretation that they stored.


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A significant contribution to the relatively unexplored field of gender in rock art, this volume contains a wealth of information for archaeologists, anthropologists, and art historians interested in past gender systems.

Hays-Gilpin argues that art is at once a product of its. With this book American rock art research comes of age. Far from a rock art-book-about-rock art, this instead is a book on how rock art informs us about prehistoric gender and social life. It is Ambiguous Images reading for anyone interested in symbolism, prehistoric art, feminist theory or western North American : Kelley Hays-Gilpin.

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